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NamingSystem: ISO 639-2: Codes for the representation of names of languages -- Part 2: Alpha-3 code

Summary

Defining URLhttp://terminology.hl7.org/NamingSystem/iso639-2
NameIso6392
Statusactive
Definition

Description: Codes for the representation of names of languages, 3 character alphabetic codes. This has been superceded by ISO 639-3 for many purposes. ISO 639-2 was released in 1998.

The code set is available from http://www.iso.org/iso/iso_catalogue/catalogue_tc/catalogue_detail.htm?csnumber=4767

PublisherISO

Identifiers

TypeValuePreferred
OID1.0.639.2true
URIhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/iso639-2true